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Social Studies Education: ODE Information

Important information from the Ohio Department of Education

This page contains important information from the Ohio Department of Education.

Educator Licensure: Process by which teachers and administrators obtain the necessary credentials to practice in Ohio.

Data: Factual information organized for analysis, available in report forms or as interactive Web applications. Data is provided on may topics including: district financial profiles, enrollment date, and local school report cards. 

Ohio Academic Content Standards: Clearly defined statements and/or illustrations of what all students, teachers, schools and districts are expected to know and be able to do.

Ohio Educator Standards: Criteria that mark appropriate expectations for teachers and principals at all stages of their careers.